Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Location: Whitefield, NH
Currently seeking a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in the northern area of New Hampshire.  The ideal candidate will have a current psychiatric experience in a hospital setting.

Responsibilities of the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner: 
  • The Psychiatric ARNP will provide direct patient care services though Medical Center to patients of all ages. These services will include but not be limited to: recording of physical and mental status, performing comprehensive psychiatric evaluations, ordering of diagnostic tests, implementing and managing plans of care, as well as prescribing and dispensing of medications.
  • The Psychiatric ARNP is accountable to the Director of Physician Services, Supervising Physician and alternates.
  • The Psychiatric ARNP will work closely with the clinical and medical staff
  • Perform comprehensive psychiatric examinations on patients of all ages, including but not limited to physical and mental health status, psychosocial history, and 5 Axis DSM-IV TR Diagnosis.
  • Stabilize patients in life-threatening or unusual situations until emergency transport and/or placement can be arranged.
  • Document all services provided in the patient's medical record.
Requirements of the Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner:
  • Graduation from an accredited program of study based upon current ARNP standards of practice.
  • Current NH State Licensure and National Certification.
  • 1-2 year's experience as a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner in a hospital setting.

About the facility:
This is not your usual small community hospital. This is a medical center for a vibrant year round community with strong devotion from that community, which just so happens to be situated by some of New England’s best skiing and lakes. From adjunct community PCP and specialty practices of 50 physicians to full staffed oncology services, this is the gem of all hospitals with double-digit bed counts! The pay is high and the benefits are well funded, rivaling some of the better hospitals in New England. NH does not apply state taxes to most income, and there is no general sales tax.
New England offers pristine landscapes with easy access to several airports, numerous highways, short drives to the coast and innumerable daytrips. Recreation. The cost of living in NH is very reasonable, yet the pay is comparable to Boston!!

Job 11107
Elaine Zanetas
Senior Healthcare & Physician Recruiter
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